In the longer term, portals owned by access providers
will have no particular advantage, and the market will be open to all comers.
The complex interrelationships among all these decisions are illustrated by Figure 2, in which the profit for an access provider
is plotted against its price and the price set by the content provider.
In some areas, businesses may reduce the cost of going online by leasing the use of a dedicated line from a local access provider
for their world wide web site.
On CompuServe, you can get lists of access providers
by going to the Internet New Users Forum and searching the libraries using the key word "provider." Lists can also be found in books at your local computer store.
Hereby directs all access providers
to exclude the following persons from the limit of one hundred SMS per day per SIM - dealers of the telecom service providers and DTH operators for sending request for electronic recharge on mobile numbers," TRAI says in a statement.
Nifty Corp., a Japanese Internet access provider
wholly owned by Fujitsu Ltd., said Tuesday it has set its initial public offering price at 210,000 yen per share for its Dec.
Boingo Wireless Inc, a Wi-Fi access provider
, has made an agreement for the acquisition of Concourse Communications Group LLC, which operates wireless access networks in North American airports.
Swedish document automation solutions provider ReadSoft AB said on Wednesday (13 October) that the Internet portal and access provider
Wanadoo Spain had chosen ReadSoft's electronic invoices processing software ReadSoft DOCUMENTS for Invoices to automate its supplier invoices handling.
The telecom ministry reprimanded Wednesday high-speed Internet access provider
ACCA Networks Co.
Broadband access provider
VINA, Newark, CA, acquired Woodwind Communications, Germantown, MD, also a broadband access provider
, for 4.95 million VINA shares ...
* Internet Gratuita (iG)--GP and Rio-based investment bank Banco Opportunity invested $120 million to create Brazil's first free Internet access provider
. In its first five weeks, iG signed up an amazing 750,000 subscribers.